African Plant Database

Dracaena poggei Engl.
Family : Dracaenaceae
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 15: 478 (1892)
Information on the genus : Dracaena
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pleomele poggei (Engl.) N.E. Br.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stem 60 cm x 7-8 mm; leaves laxly disposed with petiole 7,5-10 cm long, blade acuminate, 15-30x2,5-3,7 cm, base rounded; inflorescence spicate, c. 7,5 cm long; perianth cylindrical, 5 cm long, tube 3,5 cm x 1 mm Ø, segments linear, 1,5 cm x 1 mm; berry 2-3-lobed, 1,2 cm long, 0,8 cm Ø.
Ecology : Probably river banks; 110 m alt. (Gabon).
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 14335
Record n°14335
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